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The punitive actions are the latest escalating step by the United States to punish Putin's inner circle for interfering in the 2016 election and other ongoing aggressions across the globe in Crimea, Ukraine and Syria. include GAZ Group, Russia's leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles owned by Deripaska, and Russian Machines and Renova Group, which is comprised of investment funds and management companies operating in the energy sector in Russia.
  • Bolton as USA security adviser 'shameful'

    Bolton as USA security adviser 'shameful'

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    Bolton , a former USA ambassador to the United Nations in the George W. Bush administration, was mulling a 2016 presidential bid when his super PAC hired Cambridge Analytica . McMaster told The New York Times a year ago that Trump's unorthodox approach "has moved a lot of us out of our comfort zone, me included". Tennessee Senator Bob Corker once famously called the White House an "adult daycare" since the entire administration is focused nearly entirely on ensuring that the president ...
  • Apple Inc. Unveils New Low Cost iPad at Education Event

    Apple Inc. Unveils New Low Cost iPad at Education Event

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    However, Apple is looking to bank on users with its unique user experience. The line elicited cheers from students seated at the rear of the auditorium. K-12 schools in the fourth quarter of previous year, according to Futuresource Consulting . Chromebooks sold by Dell Technologies Inc can be had for as little as US$189.
  • Heartbroken by gun violence: US rallies demand change

    Heartbroken by gun violence: US rallies demand change

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    President Jean Knapp said they usually have 15 or 20. "They're stepping off of the sidelines and into the action". Children are among those most impacted by gun violence in this country. Kashuv noted that Cruz had been "flagged by the child protective services", "flagged by the FBI" and "flagged so many different times by the Broward Sheriff's Office".
  • Uber footage shows victim of self-driving vehicle crash 'emerging from shadows'

    Uber footage shows victim of self-driving vehicle crash 'emerging from shadows'

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    AZfamily.com reports that Tempe police, the National Transportation Safety Board and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration conducted the visibility and braking test Thursday night. Uber says miles per intervention isn't a measure of the overall safety of its autonomous vehicle testing operations, but rather a way to track the system's improvement.
  • China warns of imposing Dollars 3 bn trade tariffs on US

    China warns of imposing Dollars 3 bn trade tariffs on US

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    China announced a $3 billion list of US goods for possible retaliation in a tariff dispute with President Donald Trump and girded today for a bigger battle over technology policy as financial markets sank on fears of global disruption. In applying the steel and aluminum tariffs , Trump's main concern is that China has for years overproduced steel and aluminum, depressing prices globally and causing job losses in other countries, like the USA but also in Europe.
  • Apple to fix bug that allows Siri to read hidden notifications

    Apple to fix bug that allows Siri to read hidden notifications

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    The temporary solution revolves around disabling your notifications on the lock screen , so anyone with unauthorized access to your iOS device can access it. "Apple is aware of the issue and it will be addressed in an upcoming software update", Apple said. Apple is always quick to come up with fixes for bugs that are highly publicized or those that gain a lot of media attention.
  • Nintendo reveals a bunch of indie games coming to Switch this year

    Nintendo reveals a bunch of indie games coming to Switch this year

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    Catch the full video here, or scroll down for the headlines. Mark of the Ninja , Klei Entertainment's stealth side-scroller, is getting remastered for the Switch . "Detach the JoyCons, give one to a friend, and you can play a deep, strategic fighting game anywhere". It will feature local co-op and it's out in spring.
  • Uber suspends self-driving car tests after fatality in Arizona

    Uber suspends self-driving car tests after fatality in Arizona

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    The department is investigating the crash. Police in a Phoenix suburb says Herzberg had been walking outside of a crosswalk Sunday night when she was struck by the vehicle. "The safety of our citizens here in Tempe is of the upmost importance, and we just want to make sure that our citizens are safe", Elcock said. The self-driving industry has found quicker success with highway driving, which is a less complicated environment.
  • Google is Bringing Instant Apps to Games on Android

    Google is Bringing Instant Apps to Games on Android

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    The search giant did confirm Lens will be added to Google Photos for iOS during Mobile World Congress, but did not specify when to expect it's arrival, aside from stating it is "coming soon" in a Twitter post . Moderated by Craig Chapple, Senior Editor of PocketGamer.biz, the panel will explore the exciting growth of emerging mobile platforms for instant entertainment experiences, including a state of the market and what's next for Facebook's Instant Games and Android's platforms.
  • Mickey Mouse teams up with the Galaxy S9 and S9+

    Mickey Mouse teams up with the Galaxy S9 and S9+

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    In Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 plus there are numerous power-packed features but they still lack the spark of this 3D face-recognition latest technology. It's not terribly helpful to use one region's launch to predict when it will appear elsewhere around the globe, but it shows that Samsung is finally confident enough to push an update live - and not take it down immediately .
  • Audi teases e-tron GT

    Audi teases e-tron GT

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    Chairman Rupert Stadler says the 4-door e-Tron GT is planned to go into production in 2020. The e-tron GT is slated to be built at the Neckarsulm plant (below) where the R8 is now assembled. "We interpret sportiness very progressively with our fully electric e-tron GT, and this is how we will take our high-performance brand Audi Sport into the future".
  • Google Doodle: What is Pi day?

    Google Doodle: What is Pi day?

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    Because Pi is a mathematical constant it remains unchanged by the size of the numbers it's used to equate and its digits never repeat. The result comes out to be 3.14 which can extend to quite a few decimal places as mathematicians say that the divisibility continues to trillions.
  • Amazon brings Alexa calls and messaging to tablets

    Amazon brings Alexa calls and messaging to tablets

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    This means that users no longer require an Echo speaker to take advantage of this feature. It's now being extended to a wide range of tablets. The Verge has the news on Amazon's update for its popular assistant. This new feature is toggled off by default, so you'll need to enable it manually. One fix will involve disabling the phrase: "Alexa, laugh", and they have also changed the command to "Alexa, can you laugh?" They include the iPad Mini 4 which starts at $399 and move up to the ...
  • Sony is blocking PlayStation/Xbox crossplay for Fortnite, says Microsoft

    Sony is blocking PlayStation/Xbox crossplay for Fortnite, says Microsoft

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    This mode will support cross-play and cross progression (meaning your character remains constant on all supported platforms) between iOS, PlayStation 4 , PC and Mac, with Android support coming at a later date. A cross-play between both consoles is very feasible from a technical perspective, something that developers have been discussing for a long time. It's likely Epic will support various joypads and controllers on mobile too.
  • Kar-Jen clan at Khloe Kardashian's glitzy baby shower

    Kar-Jen clan at Khloe Kardashian's glitzy baby shower

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    Among the famous guests were Khloe's family - mom Kris Jenner , grandmother MJ Houghton, Kim and daughter West, Kourtney and daughter Penelope, Kendall and Kylie . "We are having a baby!" She had written, "Thank you to everyone for the love and positive vibes!" Khloe , who revealed recently that she and boyfriend Tristan Thompson are expecting a baby girl , captioned the girl power pic: 'Magical moments with the most magical women! There have been some photos prior to this, ...